Tuesday, 14 May 2013
|Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann (Photo credit: Wikipedia)|
Vince Jordan made the comment ahead of the international festival of traditional music, which will be held in the city in August.
The Birmingham man joined members of the Derry branch of Comhaltas on a visit to the European Parliament recently to promote the Fleadh.
Mr Jordan said he is looking forward to visiting Derry in the summer. “Derry is a lovely city,” he said. “The river Foyle is a focal point with the Peace Bridge as one of its many features. The historical Walls of Derry is well kept and accessible. Some of Derry’s buildings demonstrate some of our greatest architectural heritage. However, the main attraction in Derry is its friendly, warm, hospitable and helpful people,” he added.
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